Shop Manager

Recruiter
Sue Ryder
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£19,987.50 per annum plus £750.00 LW per annum
Posted
06 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you ready to take on the challenge? Our Shop Managers are vital to our success and by using your retail experience to drive business, push sales and achieve targets you’ll be improving the lives of people with a life-changing condition. Use your entrepreneurial flair to make a difference and we will reward you with career development within our expanding retail business.

Sue Ryder is one of the largest charity retailers in the UK with over 450 shops across the country and an ambitious new shop opening plan. Our highly effective retail operation generates funding so we can continue to provide 2.7 million hours of expert medical, practical and emotional support every year, in our hospices and neurological centres, in people’s homes and in the community. Our shops sell an eclectic mix of donated items as well as a vibrant range of new goods. Our specialist shops include vintage and retro, large furniture and discount shops.

You will manage a team of paid and volunteer staff to ensure they receive ongoing support and training to assist you in providing an excellent customer experience. Together, you’ll maintain a well merchandised shop that pushes the boundaries and goes above and beyond your customers’ individual expectations.
Ideally you will need retail experience with the commercial awareness to deliver sales. You’ll have a positive attitude and good judgement to do the right thing. A basic understanding of financial and IT admin is essential. Above all else you will have the ambition to succeed to ensure Sue Ryder Healthcare can continue delivering incredible care to all the people we support.

*Competitive Benefits Package* – 25 days holiday plus bank holidays (pro rata), buy and sell holiday scheme, private pension, Life Assurance, staff discount with thousands of retailers, enhanced maternity pay, 15% off New Goods and lots more. Please visit our website for the full list.

A little bit about us... We are one of the largest charity retailers in the UK with over 450 shops. Our highly effective retail operation generates funding so we can continue to provide 2.7 million hours of expert medical, practical and emotional support every year, in our hospices and neurological centres, in people's homes and in the community. Our much-loved presence on high streets across the country - with a range of new and innovative shops, including boutiques, vintage and retro shops, and large format stores, we want to continue drive up the income that our retail operations generate.

This job was originally posted as www.retailchoice.com/job/77496470